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Code: PCC/21/831 Making Every Contact Count Healthy Conversation Skills (MECC)

Making Every Contact Count Healthy Conversation Skills

Making Every Contact Counts - Healthy Conversation Skills (MECC HCS) is an approach that uses the millions of day-to-day interactions that organisations and individuals have with people to support them in making positive changes to their health and wellbeing, by using open discovery questions and active listening skills. MECC HCS is about enhancing the conversations we are already having with individuals. It's not about adding to already busy workloads.

The course is divided into two ½ day sessions set a week apart alongside four
e- learning modules to be completed before session two. Both sessions and elearning must be completed to gain the accredited Royal Society for Public Health certificate.

 

 

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1 20 October 2021 09:15 - 13:00 Conference Room B (2nd Floor) Map
2 27 October 2021 09:15 - 12:30 Conference Room A (2nd Floor) Map

Code: PCC/21/426 Introduction to dementia and person-centred care (Virtual Online)

This half-day course provides an introduction to key facts about dementia and the essential components of person-centred care

Who should attend?
Anyone involved in the care or support of people with dementia in any setting

 

This course is a virtual course run via Zoom or Teams - joining instructions will be sent to via diary invite a week before the course date.


Please note, this course will have regular breaks for participants so please ensure you take yourself away from the screen. The course is aimed to be interactive

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 27 October 2021 10:00 - 12:30 Virtual Learning Platform Map

Code: PCC/21/855 Project Manager Seminar (Cancelled)

This is a 90-minute monthly seminar for any PCC, GBC or CCG project manager, primarily for those relatively new to project management.

It is facilitated on Microsoft Teams on a drop-in / drop-out basis, so attendees can participate for all or part of the time allocated, depending on their other commitments.

The seminars will be an opportunity for participants to ask questions, share stories relating to their practice and get coaching from the facilitator and the other participants.

Guest speaker to be confirmed

 

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1 28 October 2021 14:00 - 15:30 Microsoft Teams Meeting Map

Code: PCC/21/346 Developing Safeguarding Practice (Refresher for ASC staff after completing the basic safeguarding awareness course)

Developing Safeguarding Practice (Refresher for ASC staff after completing the basic safeguarding awareness course)

Aim: This half day refresher will enable participants to discuss and develop their safeguarding knowledge and skills in a supportive learning environment

Target group: ASC Staff and PCC Partners who have previously attended the safeguarding awareness course and require an update and to develop their knowledge and skills of safeguarding adults (including ISAs, Carers,Nurses, SWs,OTs).

 

Due to COVID-19 restrictions this is a virtual training session on “Zoom”. You will access the training using your device (desktop computer, laptop, tablet or smart mobile phone). You will need an internet connection, as well as a microphone, camera and speakers on your device. It is your responsibility to ensure that you have this equipment, and that you can access Zoom.

 

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 02 November 2021 09:30 - 12:30 Virtual Learning Platform Map

Code: PCC/21/758 Basic Life Support (First Aid) AM

This course is for social care staff who are working towards the Care Certificate and do not require a full EFAW or FAW qualification. It is also appropriate for NHS staff who require a knowledge of basic life support.

Please note this course will not meet full HSE or OFSTED requirements.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 03 November 2021 09:30 - 12:30 Nelson Training Room Map

Code: PCC/21/759 Basic Life Support (First Aid) PM

This course is for social care staff who are working towards the Care Certificate and do not require a full EFAW or FAW qualification. It is also appropriate for NHS staff who require a knowledge of basic life support.

Please note this course will not meet full HSE or OFSTED requirements.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 03 November 2021 13:30 - 16:30 Nelson Training Room Map

Code: PCC/21/911 Dementia - Supporting people with dementia and their carers throughout the dementia journey & EOL (Virtual Online) 1

Supporting people with dementia and their carers throughout the dementia journey delivered by Dementia Trainer Janet Lallysmith 

Delegates must attend part 1 & 2 to complete the course.

This one-day course split over two consecutive days enables delegates to understand how best to support a person with dementia and their carers from diagnosis through to end of life

Who should attend?
Anyone with an understanding of dementia and person-centred care who is involved in the care or support of people with dementia in any setting

 

This course is a virtual course run via Zoom or Teams - joining instructions will be sent to via diary invite a week before the course date.


Please note, this course will have regular breaks for participants so please ensure you take yourself away from the screen. The course is aimed to be interactive.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 03 November 2021 09:30 - 13:00 Zoom Meeting Map
2 04 November 2021 09:30 - 13:00 Zoom Meeting Map

Code: PCC/21/315 MCA for Practitioner and Provider Services Part 2/B - Putting into Practice (Virtual Online)

MCA for Practitioner and Provider Services Part 2/B - Putting into Practice delivered by St Thomas Training.


Delegates must attend both sessions to complete the course - please add both dates into your calendar.

The training is split into two sessions over consecutive days . The training will enable participants to build on their understanding of the Act and how they can make sure it is properly implemented in the work settings for which they are responsible.


Who should attend?


Social workers, care managers, independent support assistants and occupational therapists. All participants will be expected to have a thorough grasp of the Mental Capacity Act before attending this session ideally by attending a “MCA Part 1 Awareness Course” 


This course is a virtual course run via Zoom or Teams - joining instructions will be sent to via diary invite a week before the course date.


Please note, this course will have regular breaks for participants so please ensure you take yourself away from the screen. The course is aimed to be interactive.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 09 November 2021 09:30 - 12:30 Virtual Learning Platform Map
2 10 November 2021 09:30 - 12:30 Virtual Learning Platform Map

Code: PCC/21/862 Evidence Writers for Children’s Social Care, Education & Health

This training is for professionals who are requested to provide advice as part of an EHC assessment.

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1 11 November 2021 14:00 - 16:00 Virtual Learning Platform Map

Code: PCC/21/321 MCA - Best Practice for Best Interest Meetings and Decisions (Virtual Online)

MCA - Best Practice for Best Interest Meetings and Decisions delivered by ST Thomas Training

 

Delegates must attend both sessions to complete the course - please add both dates into your calendar

A two part training session to give participants the skills necessary to plan, participate in and chair Best Interests Meetings, in line with the Mental Capacity Act 2005. The ultimate aim would be for practice to improve which would in turn lessen the likelihood of complaints being made, or cases being escalated to the Court of Protection.

Who should attend?


All professional staff who are required to carry out these tasks. All participants should come to the training with a thorough understanding of the Mental Capacity Act, as there will not be the time to cover the basics of the Act or the Code of Practice.

This course is a virtual course run via Zoom or Teams - joining instructions will be sent to via diary invite a week before the course date.


Please note, this course will have regular breaks for participants so please ensure you take yourself away from the screen. The course is aimed to be interactive

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 16 November 2021 13:30 - 16:30 Virtual Learning Platform Map
2 17 November 2021 13:30 - 16:30 Virtual Learning Platform Map